Cummins Inc. Assembly Technician in Charlotte, North Carolina

Assembly Technician


Cummins South Region values its employees, and we want to equip each to be successful. We promote from within, provide training opportunities, and encourage learning and growth at every level of our organization.

Currently, we are recruiting for a Upfit Technician for our Service Center in Charlotte, NC. This position is a qualified B or C-level technician furnishing a complete set of hand tools and who possesses a detailed knowledge of Cummins equipment.

  • Highly skilled in diagnosing and correcting problems, testing, checking, repairing and rebuilding within Cummins standard repair times (SRT).

  • Ability to operate all machine tools and testing equipment.

  • Submits complete written job reports.

  • Upfit engines for various customer requirements

  • Upfitting marine engines and gensets

  • Standing for long periods of time, lifting tools and parts, and climbing onto trucks.



  • Good verbal communication skills with external and internal customers.

  • Understands the service process, measures and the activity that affects the measures

  • Integrity enabling trust between both external and internal customers.

  • Analysis/problem solving with basic knowledge of diesel engine technology.

  • PC skills for written communications.

  • Demonstrates team leadership and motivates others in a team environment.


  • Demonstrates commitment to and creative thinking for continuous improvement.

  • Participates in the process of continuous improvement for customers, employees and the Company.

  • Takes active role in NPS measures and improvement strategy.


  • Excellent communications skills - active listening, writing, speaking and telephone.

  • Demonstrates ability to work through conflict and strong negotiations skills.

  • Effective user of good problem solving skills.

  • Ability to develop and maintain a good business relationship with customers.


  • Excellent planning, organizational and time management skills.

  • Demonstrates ability to initiate, expedite and follow through to task completion.

  • Ability to positively react to change in environment, processes and people.

  • Ability to perform quick decisions, have a decision making process in place.


  • Minimum high school graduate or equivalent.

  • Experience necessary in handling customers in a courteous and professional manner.

  • Qualified warranty decision maker.

  • Completes individual development plan for personal and professional improvement work and attends training sessions, as required.

  • Performs such other duties as may be assigned.

  • Participates in all assigned training.

  • Willing to learn new technologies.


  • Standing 7.5 hours per day.

  • Pushing/Pulling 4.0 hours per day.

  • Sitting 1.5 hours per day.

  • Lifting 1.5 hours per day.

  • Lifting up to a maximum of 80 pounds.

  • Bending 3.0 hours per day.

  • Driving 1.5 hours per day.

Required Education

Minimum high school graduate or equivalent.

Compensation and Benefits

Base salary rate commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

Ready to think beyond your desk? Apply for this opportunity to start your career with Cummins today.


Primary Location United States-North Carolina-Charlotte-US, NC, Charlotte, Cummins Atlantic - Main Office

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Nov 1, 2018, 12:49:31 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180005BP